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Regina Carter’s Message to the Swing States

After a bit of an absence from the recording studios, the perennial poll-winning violinist, MacArthur Foundation “genius” award recipient, and one of the finest people in contemporary music, the incandescent...

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Virtuoso Violinist Regina Carter Digs Deep Into the Ella Fitzgerald Catalogue on Ella: Accentuate the Positive

A hundred years after her birth, the ever-eloquent Ella Fitzgerald continues to teach us lessons. Regina Carter has chosen this moment to celebrate the First Lady of Song’s infectious and inclusive artistry...

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Ms. Carter is widely considered the finest jazz violinist of her generation, a hard-charging soloist whose precisely focused tone and graceful way with a ballad hint at her long years of classical training.The New York Times
Featuring nine arrangements of Fitzgerald’s songs, this album puts Carter’s imagination on full display.Black Grooves | http://blackgrooves.org/regina-carter-ella-accentuate-the-positive/
Carter’s technique is flawless throughout the album…Black Grooves | http://blackgrooves.org/regina-carter-ella-accentuate-the-positive/
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On her new disc, Ella: Accentuate the Positive, she celebrates the centennial legacy of Ella Fitzgerald, bringing an invigorating modernity that’s steeped firmly in the now.AARP | http://www.aarp.org/entertainment/music/info-2015/great-jazz-muscians-photo.html#slide7
Jazz Violinist Regina Carter Celebrates The Legacy Of Ella FitzgeraldWBUR 90.9 | http://www.wbur.org/radioboston/2017/02/09/regina-carter-violin
Regina Carter and her violin: a human voice has never sounded so true.DC Metro Theater Arts | http://dcmetrotheaterarts.com/2017/02/18/review-regina-carter-simply-ella/
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JazzTimes is proud to premiere “Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive,” the first track from Ella: Accentuate the Positive.JazzTimes | https://jazztimes.com/departments/songpreviews/jt-track-premiere-regina-carters-ac-cent-tchu-ate-positive/
Carter herself is rich and sensuous in all frames, crying with lusciousness on “Dedicated to You” and lovely sighing on “Judy.” Still, a charmer with pluck.Jazz Weekly | http://www.jazzweekly.com/2017/04/regina-carter-ella-accentuate-the-positive/
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THE MAKING OF ELLA: ACCENTUATE THE POSITIVE

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